Crapaudine

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Crapaudine (Far) An ulcer on the coronet of a horse.
    • a Crapaudine (Arch) Turning on pivots at the top and bottom; -- said of a door.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n crapaudine In farriery, an ulcer on the coronet of a horse's hoof.
    • crapaudine In architecture, turning on pivots at the top and bottom: said of doors.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F., (n.)

Usage

In literature:

BAKED PIGEONS, OR PIGEONS A LA CRAPAUDINE.
"Domestic French Cookery, 4th ed." by Sulpice Barué
This was the "silo" and the "crapaudine.
"In the Foreign Legion" by Erwin Rosen
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